Face to face with his father for the first time in years, 14-year-old Shinji Ikari's average life is irreversibly changed when he is whisked away into the depths of Nerv, and into a harrowing new destiny—he must become the pilot of Evangelion Unit-01 with the fate of mankind on his shoulders.
Written by Hideaki Anno, Neon Genesis Evangelion is a heroic tale of a young boy who will become a legend. But as this psychological drama unfolds, ancient secrets beneath the big picture begin to bubble to the surface...
English: Neon Genesis Evangelion
Synonyms: Shinseiki Evangelion
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 04, 1995 to Mar 27, 1996
Season: Fall 1995
Studio: Gainax Tatsunoko Production
Duration: 24 minutes